Travel & Tourism
The National Statistics Office has reported that total inbound tourist trips for August were estimated at 239,343, an increase of 9.4 per cent when compared to the corresponding month last year. Excluding the passengers who stayed overnight on board their berthed cruise ship, this increase amounted to 7.7 per cent.
Air Malta has announced that it is adding a weekly flight to and from the Tunisian city of Djerba on Tuesdays starting next week. It will be operating three weekly flights to/from Djerba on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
Malta International Airport has reported that it hosted 8.6% more passengers in August than it did during the same month last year welcoming 551,179 passengers. CEO Markus Klaushofer said the growth was the result of an unprecedented increase in the number of aircraft seats being taken up, resulting in a seat [...]